Are you looking to explore animal habitats but don't know where to start? Contained in this pack are fact sheets for students on 8 different animals that call the reef home. Students can work through the fact sheets and then complete the written response materials or the diorama to display their learning.


This easy-to-use packet includes:

  • Teaching instructions and lesson suggestions

  • The Reef colouring sheet

  • Fact Sheets: Habitats, Coral, The Great Barrier Reef

  • Animal Fact Sheets: Clownfish, Giant Clam, Angelfish, Whitetip Reef Shark, Hermit Crab, Beaked Coralfish, Seahorse

  • Wall display material for all animals covered (colour & black and white)

  • Diorama instructions and materials

  • Mobile instructions and materials

Aligned to the ACARA Year 1

  • Living things have basic needs, including food and water (ACSSU002)

  • recognising the needs of living things in a range of situations such as pets at home, plants in the garden and animals in bushland

  • comparing the needs of plants and animals

  • Living things have a variety of external features (ACSSU017)

  • Living things live in different places where their needs are met (ACSSU211)

  • exploring different habitats in the local environment such as the beach, bush, bush and backyard

Animal Habitats The Reef Biome

  • File Info

    Electronic Download

    File Type: 2 x PDF

    Number of pages: 58

    Suggested Year Level: Year 1